Ohioans shouldn’t be left in the dark on trade

Ohioans shouldn’t be left in the dark on trade

NAFTA. CAFTA. Trade relations with China.Ohioans have seen first-hand what so-called free trade agreements have done to our state and our economy. Bad...

August 29th, 2015 |  


A few bad apples

A few bad apples

If you shake your family tree, what falls? Surprisingly, my tree’s fruit formed a rich mosaic of America. Each of the people below provided mate...

August 29th, 2015 updated: September 1st, 2015. |  


There’s something about Trump

There’s something about Trump

He has the “it” factor. While travelling through Ireland with a tour group earlier this summer, the first question I received from a blue-...

August 29th, 2015 |  



Honoring those who have served

Honoring those who have served

Every year, Veterans Day gives us a chance to pause and honor the sacrifices, courage, and patriotism of the men and women who have worn a military un...

August 28th, 2015 updated: November 17th, 2015. |  


Rice-cereal and a ‘sensitive awareness’

Rice-cereal and a ‘sensitive awareness’

Here’s the good news: We live in a world of differences.Everywhere we go and every person we meet has their own unique histories and passions. P...

August 27th, 2015 |  


‘A bubbly blonde’: Remembering Alison Parker

‘A bubbly blonde’: Remembering Alison Parker

ROCKINGHAM — I was downstairs in the Richmond County Judicial Center chatting with one of the bailiffs following a double-murder plea Wednesday ...

August 27th, 2015 |  


Remember Alison Parker and Adam Ward, not the killer

Remember Alison Parker and Adam Ward, not the killer

WDBJ-TV Virginia television reporters Alison Parker and Adam Ward were executed while doing their jobs. They were good people who were successful at w...

August 27th, 2015 |  


Chow Line: Preschool ideal time to focus on healthy eating

Chow Line: Preschool ideal time to focus on healthy eating

Q: We recently moved, and my children are attending a new child care center. I’m surprised at how much it focuses on healthy eating and exercise...

August 26th, 2015 updated: November 9th, 2015. |  


Did Congress ever confer citizenship on anchor babies?

Ever since he announced his candidacy for president in June, Donald Trump has been setting the agenda for the rest of the field. And so, naturally, hi...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Cadillac taxes for everyone!

Employers have played a key role in financing their employees’ healthcare since World War II, when they threw in tax-free benefits to attract ta...

August 25th, 2015 |